Poll: Movies with Math
A poll by masandaglinus123
Results of 7,110 votes:
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
Good Will Hunting (1997)
The Imitation Game (2014)
Rain Man (1988)
Jurassic Park (1993)
12 Monkeys (1995)
The Theory of Everything (2014)
The Number 23 (2007)
Fermat's Room (2007)
The Oxford Murders (2008)
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Pay It Forward (2000)
Straw Dogs (1971)
A Serious Man (2009)
21 Grams (2003)
Stand and Deliver (1988)
Travelling Salesman (2012)
The Bank (2001)
The Perfect Score (2004)
Little Man Tate (1991)
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